Welcome to the first comprehensive job placement resource dedicated to the Art of teaching MUSIC.
Music teachers are storytellers supporting the primary way in which we communicate with each other non-verbally about the world. Independent schools have long cherished the musical arts, expanding their class offerings and investing in state of the art performance venues. Independent schools thrive when their music programs flourish.
To do this well, they need teachers like you.
As a music teacher in an independent school, you push boundaries and bring visionary thinking, craft and community to the campus. You are also the person that can effectively model collaboration between departments and attract a student to choose your school over another. Furthermore, music teachers tend to incorporate sophisticated means of feedback to their students, emphasizing progression towards mastery rather than rote learning and conventional modes of assessment.
We are looking for music teachers with the following skills:
At OESIS we want to be your go-to job search support for Music jobs in Independent schools and can help you with:
If you are ready to meet your next classroom of students, let’s work together to get you to that place!
Best wishes from a fellow artist,
ART DEPARTMENT LEAD
Niki Conraths has worked until this last school year at Walnut Hill School for the Arts (MA) where she has held the positions of Director of Artistic Studies and Special Adviser to HOS on Partnerships. Prior to that she worked at Interlochen Center for the Arts (MI) for eight years and held the role of Director of Comparative Arts. She is based in Michigan. Send an email.